Street Vendor's Death - Ugandan Minister Hits out at Kampala
Kampala street vendor Olivia Basemera drowned while trying to escape city law enforcement officers. Now, the Minister of Trade, Industry and Cooperatives Amelia Kyambadde has condemned the way the city treats hawkers, saying excessive force is uncalled for.
Monitor, 10 August 2017
Until last week, no one had heard of Olivia Basemera. The 38-year-old single mother of three was just another face in the traffic pacing up and down trying to make a sale. Read more »
Minister Amelia Kyambadde
Independent (Kampala), 10 August 2017
The Minister of Trade, Industry and Cooperatives Amelia Kyambadde has condemned the manner in which Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) enforcement officers handle street vendors… Read more »